Definitions for IRKɜrk
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irritate or vex
"It galls me that we lost the suit"
to irritate; annoy; bother
It irks me to do all this work and have someone destroy it.
Origin: From irken, from yrkja, from wurkijanan, from werǵ-. Cognate with yrkja, yrka, wyrcan, wyrcean. More at work.
to weary; to give pain; to annoy; -- used only impersonally at present
Origin: [OE. irken to tire, become tired; cf. Sw. yrka to urge, enforce, press, or G. ekel disgust, MHG. erklich disgusting; perh. akin to L. urgere to urge, E. urge.]
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